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Captain Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom ... See full summary »
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Complete series cast summary:
Jon Voight ...  Captain Woodrow F. Call 4 episodes, 1993
Barbara Hershey ...  Clara Allen 4 episodes, 1993
Ricky Schroder ...  Newt Dobbs 4 episodes, 1993
William Petersen ...  Captain Gideon Walker / ... 4 episodes, 1993
Oliver Reed ...  Gregor Dunnigan 4 episodes, 1993
Dennis Haysbert ...  Jack Jackson 4 episodes, 1993
Reese Witherspoon ...  Ferris Dunnigan 4 episodes, 1993
Timothy Scott ...  Pea Eye Parker 4 episodes, 1993
Chris Cooper ...  July Johnson 4 episodes, 1993
CCH Pounder ...  Sara Pickett 4 episodes, 1993
Nia Peeples ...  Agostina Vega 4 episodes, 1993
Barry Tubb ...  Jasper Fant 4 episodes, 1993
William Sanderson ...  Lippy Jones 4 episodes, 1993
Veronica Lauren ...  Sally Allen 4 episodes, 1993
Molly Orr Molly Orr ...  Betsy Allen 4 episodes, 1993
Louis Gossett Jr. ...  Isom Pickett 3 episodes, 1993
David Carpenter ...  Needle Nelson 3 episodes, 1993
León Singer ...  Bolivar, Lonesome Dove Cook 3 episodes, 1993
Jack Caffrey Jack Caffrey ...  Cholo 3 episodes, 1993
Reginald T. Dorsey ...  Isaac Pickett 3 episodes, 1993
Dylan Baker ...  Nigel 3 episodes, 1993
Colin Fox ...  Lord Henry 3 episodes, 1993
Steven Mayville Steven Mayville ...  Sheriff Ben Rainey of Miles City 3 episodes, 1993
Thomas J. Perlman Thomas J. Perlman ...  Jim Rainey 3 episodes, 1993
Richard Slaughter Richard Slaughter ...  Allen O'Brien 3 episodes, 1993
Jamar Curtis Jamar Curtis ...  Nathan 3 episodes, 1993
Maria Owens Maria Owens ...  Lizzie Pickett 3 episodes, 1993
Angelina Cormier Angelina Cormier ...  Juana, Carlos' Mother 3 episodes, 1993
Jeff O'Haco Jeff O'Haco ...  Carlos - Head Vaquero 3 episodes, 1993
Slobodan Guerra Slobodan Guerra ...  Miguel 3 episodes, 1993
Bendigo Quade Bendigo Quade ...  Martin 3 episodes, 1993
John Quade ...  Martin 3 episodes, 1993
John Speredakos ...  Buck 3 episodes, 1993
Jane Lind ...  Many Tears 2 episodes, 1993
Adrian Sparks ...  Sheriff 2 episodes, 1993
Nick Searcy ...  Raab 2 episodes, 1993
Chet Carlin Chet Carlin ...  Karl Swenson - Shopkeeper in Ogalalla / ... 2 episodes, 1993
Kip Niven ...  Doctor (Miles City) 2 episodes, 1993
Peter Gerety ...  Cowboy / ... 2 episodes, 1993
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Captain Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom and Gideon Walker. Gideon hires Agostina Vega and Mexican cowboys to run the Mustangs. Call leaves the drive for Nebraska and runs into Cherokee Jack and a group of Indians, which almost costs him his life. In Montana, Newt and Jasper get into a shoot-out in the local bar, and wind up in jail. The odds of them surviving the lynch mob are slim, until Dunnegan has them freed. Newt had rescued his wife, Ferris, from a band of cattle rustlers, and Dunnegan was thankful. However, Newt and Jasper will have to work for Dunnegan to keep their freedom. Newt has mixed emotions about working for Dunnegan who helps him in any way, because he also has respect for Call, who may or may not be his true father. Dunnegan has big plans for his cattle and the future. Those plans do not include those who do not throw in ... Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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14 November 1993 (USA) See more »

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Return to Lonesome Dove See more »

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Virginia City, Montana, USA See more »

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Trivia

Jon Voight and Louis Gossett, Jr. appeared in Jasper, Texas (2003). See more »

Goofs

Woodrow's suspender length-adjusters are of the modern chrome-plated type. See more »

Quotes

Captain Woodrow F. Call: How do you spell Ogalala?
Isom Pickett: I don't generally.
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Follows Lonesome Dove (1989) See more »

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Disappointing Network Sequel
27 January 1999 | by Robert-87See all my reviews

As soon as I heard that this show was being made I found out that the author of Lonesome Dove had no connection to this one and warning flags came up in my mind. Lonesome Dove is one of the most beloved mini-series in television history and folks this network sequel will never have that distinction.

Picking up right where Lonesome Dove left off and finding Jon Voight in the role played by Tommy Lee Jones in the original, I found it very hard to get into this show. While Voight is actually very good in this show, it just is not the same without Jones, Duvall and the others. The only big name from the original to appear in this turkey is Rick Schroder as Newt.

While featuring some good visuals and great work from William L. Peterson in a role that is supposed to be a Gus Macrae type but never really comes close, on the flip side, the story is ludicrous and Oliver Reed turns in one of the worst acting performances I have ever seen. I don't fault Mr. Reed, I fault the writers who have given him some of the worst lines you will hear in television history.

This is no return to Lonesome Dove but rather a full fledged stampede away from Lonesome Dove and should not be confused with Larry McMurtry's official sequel "Streets Of Laredo" which has been turned into a two-part mini-series and is much better than this offering.


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